Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee

The Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee is created under Wis. Stat. § 227.13 and Wis. Stat. § 440.042(1) to advise the Department on matters outlined in Wis. Stat. § 440.032(6m)(b). The Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee succeeded the Sign Language Interpreter Council as a result of 2019 Wisconsin Act 17.

Contact: Christian Albouras, Executive Director

Members

The members of the Sign Language Interpreters Advisory Committee are appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional Services. The agency may use informal conferences and consulations to obtain the viewpoint and advise of interested persons with respect to contemplated rule making. The agency also may appoint a committee of experts, interested persons or representatives of the public to advise it with respect to any contemplated rule making. The committee shall have advisory powers only.​ 

MemberMember Type
Term Expiration
Conine, Pamela Sue M.
Interpreter Member
5/1/2023
DeMeyer, Leslie
Intepreter Services Member
​5/1/2023
​Fox-Wheeler, Lindalu
​Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
​​5/1/2023
Maffucci, Michael A.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
5/1/2023
Schmidt, Katy M.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
5/1/2023
Yorot, Cailin R. 
​Interpreter Member​​
5/1/2023
​Vacant
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member
Vacant
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Member

​​Vacant
DSPS ​Secretary or Designee
​N/A

*Committee members serve at the pleasure of the Secretary of the Department of Safety and Professional

Services.


 

Announcements


None at this time.​​



 

 
 Last updated: 3/16/2020